Transforming the mid-market

2018 MYOB Enterprise Insights Report

The mid-market at a glance

Cafe

2.6 million


People employed
Around a quarter of the nation's
workforce are employed
by just 51,000 businesses

Factory

51,000


Bigger businesses
The Australian mid-market
makes up just 2.3%
of all businesses

Earnings up

$500bil+


Earnings
Mid-market businesses
make a significant impact
on the economy

Graph

78%


Confidence
Economic confidence is strong,
with most firms believing it will
maintain or improve

About the report

In this report, we surveyed 276 mid-market businesses from across the country to measure the performance of the Australian mid-market. In doing so, we seek to highlight the challenges they face and identify the barriers to their growth. We also hope to help bring their significance into greater focus and ultimately support their success.

The skills shortage reaches crisis levels

A shortage of skilled employees needed to support the demands of a business is reaching crisis levels among Australia’s bigger-business operators.

Top five bigger-business pressures

Top five bigger business pressures

To understand the latest pressures, challenges and opportunities for the Australian mid-market, and the impact they’ll have on the economy this year.

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